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Waldorf Astoria New York Unveils First Look at Grand Ballroom

17 days ago   |   By Global Traveler Usa

Waldorf Astoria New York is the midst of a restoration of one of its most anticipated spaces, the Grand Ballroom, has been revealed, and is now a designated New York City interior landmark. The space has seen several renovations over the course of its iconic history, but, with this new look, many elements will be returned to the original 1931 specifications, but with the technology of the 21 st century.
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill leads the Grand Ballroom's restoration, and will realize visions the original architects, Schultze & Weaver, were unable to execute at the time. It is one of the...
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